beseeching


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be·seech

 (bĭ-sēch′)
tr.v. be·sought (-sôt′) or be·seeched, be·seech·ing, be·seech·es
1. To address an earnest or urgent request to; implore: beseech them for help. See Synonyms at beg.
2. To request earnestly; beg for: "She unnerved him by receiving him in bed, bursting into tears, and beseeching his pardon" (Leo Damrosch).

[Middle English bisechen, from Old English besēcan : be-, be- + sēcan, to seek; see seek.]

be·seech′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.beseeching - beggingbeseeching - begging        
imperative - requiring attention or action; "as nuclear weapons proliferate, preventing war becomes imperative"; "requests that grew more and more imperative"
Translations

beseeching

[bɪˈsiːtʃɪŋ] ADJ [look] → suplicante; [tone] → suplicante, de súplica

beseeching

[bɪˈsiːtʃɪŋ] adj (= imploring) [expression, gesture] → suppliant(e); [tone of voice] → suppliant(e)

beseeching

adj, beseechingly
advflehentlich (geh), → flehend

beseeching

[bɪˈsiːtʃɪŋ] adjimplorante
References in classic literature ?
As the first part of "An Old-Fashioned Girl" was written in 1869, the demand for a sequel, in beseeching little letters that made refusal impossible, rendered it necessary to carry my heroine boldly forward some six or seven years into the future.
And so they took their leave of him, recommending and beseeching him to take care of his health and treat himself to a suitable diet.
I am beseeching to the Chief Minister and Chief Secretary, please take stern action against them.
Due to the area's ecological importance, the Police Corps are beseeching locals to report any illegal dumping at once, and help in the effort to keep the mountains clean.
Such a situation can no longer be tolerable," Al Aswad said, beseeching the Minister and President of the Republic to resolve this matter.
MINA, Aug 30 (KUNA) -- Waves of white-robed pilgrims, beseeching His Almighty for forgiveness, mercy and blessing, completed gathering in Mina on Wednesday performing first day of Hajj rituals, ahead of grouping on Mount Arafat on Thursday.
They will pray for special favours of Almighty besides beseeching Allah to guide them on the right path.
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Manama, Dhu-AlHijjah 16, 1436, September 30, 2015, SPA -- Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and the First Deputy Prime Minister of Bahrain, confirmed that his country rejects all attempts to exploit Mina stampede incident for unjustified ends, beseeching the God to grant the victims of this tragic incident His mercy.
Man on the mattress on the floor is beseeching the brown Yellow
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